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Joint Injection Discontinued

JCampbell

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If a patient is receiving a joint injection but procedure is discontinued, how would you bill for the drug? Procedure started but stopped was cpt code 20610 with drug code J3301.
 

TPeniston61

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joint injection discontinued

You can append modifier 53 to code 20610. It may also depend on why it is discontinued.
 
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